Poetry as a Silver Tea Service

Via Silliman's Blog, this piece about the Woodberry Poetry Room at Harvard & its curator, who is moving to Chicago to take over as editor of Poetry. Do I dare to eat a peach?

Author: jd

Joseph Duemer is Professor of Literature Emeritus at Clarkson University in northern New York state. His most recent book of poems is Magical Thinking from Ohio State University Press. Since the mid-1990s he has spent a good deal of time in Vietnam, mostly Hanoi. He lives with his wife Carole & five terriers (four Jack Russells & one Patterdale) on the stony bank of the Raquette River in South Colton.